Mag. 4.9 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Thursday, 8 June 2000 at 19:54 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 33 km depth
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.242°S / 102.455°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Dempo (78 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
53 km (33 mi) SSE of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) S of Curup (pop: 46,200) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) WSW of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) SSW of Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) WSW of Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (95 mi) WSW of Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) W of Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> See nearby quakes!
217 km (135 mi) WSW of Prabumulih (pop: 103,500) --> See nearby quakes!
294 km (183 mi) WSW of Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> See nearby quakes!
533 km (331 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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